Remembering Michael Jackson: How Artists & Fans Reacted to King of Pop's Passing
Five years later, we dig through our vaults and share the raw emotions of Michael Jackson's loyal fans in the wake of his untimely passing.
Five years ago today (June 25), we lost the great Michael Jackson. Still, the King of Pop's reign continues to touch many.
When Michael Jackson passed away, Billboard took to the streets – from the east coast to the west coast – to mourn his death with his loyalist of fans and give artists a platform to express their memories of the entertainer.
We dug into our archives and found touching videos from both fans and artists speaking on the legacy of MJ. Check it out below.
Fans, from Los Angeles to New York, shared their admiration for MJ and the impact his legacy had on them and the rest of the world.